Stray Pixels, your semi-whenever pixel news update!
Cyangmou made a little overview about the pros and cons of a couple 2D game projections, featuring his own stunning artwork
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Saint11's tutorial animations are both insightful and pretty, and regularily new ones are added!
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News icon compo is still going on. Bored in your holidays? Help us, pixel some sweet icons, and win points!
This might be your last chance to join the Pirates of ISObbean collab, only 13 tiles remain available!
Old time gallery feature:
Vic's last submission was in 2010, but his art looks as fresh as if it was made yesterday. He is especially clever at cleanliness at low resolutions. Some of my favorite's in his gallery are:
New pixel games:
Gecimen recommends Bud Spencer & Terence Hill - Slaps And Beans
It's a retro beat em up style arcade game with a lot of classy pixel art graphics. Smooth animations, and super detailed backgrounds!
Speer was released a week ago! I haven't played it yet, but this low res puzzle platformer looks very cute!